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Title
Burning of Zenger's 'Weekly Journal' in Wall Street, November 6, 1734
Names
Fenn, Harry, 1838-1911 (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

American History -- 1701s-1740s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1908-05
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC AME-170
Topics
United States -- 1700-1799
Zenger, John Peter, 1697-1746
Censorship -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1730-1739
Punishment devices -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1730-1739
Cobblestone streets
Stocks (Punishment)
Pillories
Wall Street (New York, N.Y.)
Genres
Conjectural works
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "Based on original records and prints in Lenox Library and New York Historical Society. The buildings to the right are the City Hall and the Presbyterian Church. The original Trinity Church is indicated in the distance. The stocks, whipping-post, cage, and pillory are shown at the head of Broad Street"
Source note: Harper''s magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-).
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 22 x 13 cm (8 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17168624
Barcode: 33333159309000
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): da58dcf0-c52f-012f-35f8-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1838: Creator Born
  • 1908: Issued
  • 1911: Creator Died
  • 2023: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning of Zenger's 'Weekly Journal' in Wall Street, November 6, 1734" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908-05. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f469-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Burning of Zenger's 'Weekly Journal' in Wall Street, November 6, 1734" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 28, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f469-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1908-05). Burning of Zenger's 'Weekly Journal' in Wall Street, November 6, 1734 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f469-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Burning of Zenger's 'Weekly Journal' in Wall Street, November 6, 1734